• MSCE U15 - Undocumented additions

    Working in U15 I've found two additions that aren't documented in the help Place Block - new Centered method Similar to Rotated but is defined from the center of the block instead of the base. Clip Volume - Clear Clip Volume has been added to the…
  • Microstation CE U15-How to remove icons in top right corner?

    Hi, We don't want to be "connected." We don't use the Connection Client for anything except licensing. We only have one account per computer. In other words, these icons at the top right corner of Microstation are totally useless to us. In fact, they…
  • RE: PokeIt for MicroStation — Select and View Elements Based on Attributes FROM Elements, Plus Much More

    I've not tested it Peter but the Connect Edition version (v6) may not be backwards compatible. I've added v5 (for V8i) to the post. Please give it a go.
  • PokeIt for MicroStation — Select and View Elements Based on Attributes FROM Elements, Plus Much More

    PokeIt is a MicroStation VBA application. It's used to select, isolate or hide elements based on their attributes, such as level, color, line style, etc. The filter criterion is populated from a selected, or "poked," element rather than from a list in…
  • RE: Display Rules not always visible

    Hello Grant, Using the toggle shown in the attached image you can create display Rules for elements which are not in the file. For Reference attachment , you will have to attach a temporary reference for now. I will check & will let you know if the…
  • RE: How to remove bylevel symbology of all levels in one go?

    I have been using the following command: Level Element ByLevel unset color * I found it in this old thread: A quick way to convert a drawing ByLevel to by Color? I assigned the following commands to a function key to remove all ByLevel symbology…
  • RE: MicroStation CONNECT Edition Update 8 stopped working when Windows 10 Spring Creators Update was installed. Someone else happened to him?

    Hurray! I have installed the new update (KB4340917) and the CONNECT programs is finally running again Regards Anders
  • RE: [CONNECT] Disable Workset Warning Dialog When Loading Design File

    Hi Benzi, I am not quite sure why did you post this MicroStation admin question to Programming forum. Is it a mistake or you are asking how to disable it from code? If the first option is correct, please move this thread (don't create a new one) to…
  • RE: CEU9 Placeholder cell - Z Value Only

    A cell with a data field is indeed the most flexible way to create some kind of Z marker. A quick way to achive something similar is to use the tool Label Coordinate in the XYZ Text Tool box. If you run the keyin "label hidexy on " before using the…
  • RE: Automated List of X-Refs in Drawing Sheet

    There isn't one quick command to achieve what you would like but with the introduction of Reports and Tables in the CONNECT Edition of MicroStation you can create a report definition in a dgnlib that searches for references in the current model. Once…
  • RE: When is Connect update 1 going to be released?

    Hi, Very soon is the answer. The build is in the can and its going through its final audit process. Assuming there are no issues release is imminent. Regards Paul
  • RE: Drawing Input Survey

    I would tend to agree that how we do things with the tools we have should not be the driving force for future development. Just because we can achieve something with these tools doesn't mean its the most efficient way to achieve the result. You really…
  • RE: Connect - 2D Planar Distance Constraint

    I attempted to recreate the model and as you can see in the above image I only used a handful of commands. In trying to recreate your model did find some tips/tricks that you might find useful for future use: 1. Solid of extrusion: a. started with…
  • RE: ZORN OS Compatibility

    I am running MicroStation in a virtual machine on top of Linux (www.virtualbox.org). Such setup requires a Windows license though. Virtual machines integrate seamlessly with host OS:es these days, sharing folders and what not. The only thing you…
  • Not impressed

    Put me down for not lovin' the new look. I find it hard to read and navigate. I'm from the "If it ain't broke, don't fix it school." And where's the dodad in the upper right that shows my handle so I can see if I've logged in or not. And I thought that…